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Could Big-Shot Songwriter Julia Michaels Be A Pop Star In Her Own Right?

Chances are you're already a Julia Michaels fan whether you know it or not. After breaking into professional songwriting as a teenager, the 23-year-old Iowa…
Chris DeVille | January 19, 2017 - 11:34 am

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Country Star Sam Hunt Is Basically A Drake Tribute Act Now

Hearing "Marvins Room" for the first time was an epiphany. By summer 2011, Drake was already sending profound ripple effects through rap and R&B by…
Chris DeVille | January 12, 2017 - 3:15 pm

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The 2017 State Of Pop Address

Pop music is fluid. Like any vibrant creative field, it exists in a constant state of flux. It has to, or else it would cross…
Chris DeVille | January 5, 2017 - 10:45 am

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Four’s A Trend: Meek Mill Wants To Fight Drake In Yet Another Rap Boxing Match

One of the weirdest recent trends in pop culture is boxing matches between feuding rappers (and, in one high-profile case, singers). Most prominently, Chris Brown
Chris DeVille | January 13, 2017 - 12:40 pm

Watch The xx Cover Drake & Rihanna’s “Too Good” In The BBC Live Lounge

The xx are, after a fashion, Drake and Rihanna collaborators. After all, "Take Care," the best of Drake and Rihanna's collaborations, was built on a…
Tom Breihan | January 13, 2017 - 9:00 am

The Week In Pop

The 2017 State Of Pop Address

Pop music is fluid. Like any vibrant creative field, it exists in a constant state of flux. It has to, or else it would cross…
Chris DeVille | January 5, 2017 - 10:45 am

Watch Chris Martin Cover Drake, Beatles, Leonard Cohen, & More At Intimate Surprise Benefit Show In NYC

Last night, Coldplay frontman Chris Martin played a surprise last-minute benefit show at the small New York venue Mercury Lounge, raising money from the Manhattan…
Tom Breihan | December 22, 2016 - 9:21 am

2016 In Review

The 50 Best Music Videos Of 2016

The music-video event of 2016 was easily the HBO premiere of Beyoncé's Lemonade -- inarguably one of the best albums of the year, and maybe…
Tom Breihan | December 20, 2016 - 10:16 am

Chart Company Makes It Harder For Streaming Hits To Dominate UK Top 40

Drake's "One Dance" hit a billion streams on Spotify last week, and he's yet again Spotify's most memed streamed artist of the year. His streaming
Collin Robinson | December 19, 2016 - 10:27 am

2016 In Review

The Top 40 Pop Songs Of 2016

Pop pop pop pop pop: It does not stop, even when your spirits drop. Sometimes it's pretty good, too! Sometimes it can comfort you in…
Chris DeVille | December 15, 2016 - 3:20 pm

2016 In Review

The Album Art We’ll Remember Past 2016

Many of the greatest hip-hop producers selected which records they would sample based on their album covers. J Dilla, DJ Premier, and Hi-Tek, among others,…
Collin Robinson | December 12, 2016 - 12:01 pm

Drake’s More Life Delayed Until Next Year

More Life, the upcoming "playlist" featuring new music from Drake and other OVO affiliates, was supposed to come out this month. That's not happening anymore.
Peter Helman | December 11, 2016 - 5:13 pm

Drake Opens OVO Store In NYC Today

Drake's October's Very Own merch line already has two flagship stores in Toronto and Los Angeles, and it seems that New York is next. After…
Peter Helman | December 10, 2016 - 11:35 am

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Maren Morris Is Your New Favorite Country Singer

The most intriguing Grammys category this year? OK, technically it's Best Rock Performance, the WTF clearinghouse pitting Beyoncé and Jack White vs. Twenty One Pilots…
Chris DeVille | December 8, 2016 - 3:27 pm

Drake Dominates The iTunes Year-End List

Plenty of us might've thought that Drake's album Views was overcooked, indulgent, and way too long, but none of those things stopped the album from…
Tom Breihan | December 7, 2016 - 9:05 am

Hear The Weeknd’s Demo For Drake’s “Crew Love”

Drake's 2011 breakthrough Take Care had some of the Weeknd's DNA in its newly developed aesthetic, and the Weeknd himself appeared on the R&B jam…
Peter Helman | December 6, 2016 - 10:47 pm
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